News and Events

News and Events

Dr. David K. A. Mordecai testified and filed multiple expert reports relating to hedge fund manager due diligence

Dr. David K. A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics and Compass Lexecon affiliate, testified and filed multiple expert reports relating […]

David K.A. Mordecai filed multiple expert reports and provided deposition testimony on behalf of Ironshore Insurance Ltd

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics and Compass Lexecon affiliate, filed multiple expert reports and provided deposition testimony on behalf […]

David K. A. Mordecai filed multiple expert reports in a multimillion dollar unjust enrichment and unfair insurance trade practices dispute

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics and Compass Lexecon affiliated expert, filed multiple expert reports in a multimillion dollar […]

David K. A. Mordecai was involved in an International Financial Institutions Arbitration

Dr. David K.A. Mordecai, Compass Lexecon affiliated expert and President of Risk Economics, Inc., and Pablo Spiller, Senior Consultant at Compass […]

David K. A. Mordecai was lead adviser to a global bank

David K. A. Mordecai, Compass Lexecon affiliated expert and President of Risk Economics, Inc., was lead adviser to a global bank, […]

Samantha Kappagoda was profiled as a “Voice of Experience” in The Glass Hammer

Risk Economics’ Chief Economist, Samantha Kappagoda was profiled as a “Voice of Experience” in The Glass Hammer, an online community […]

David K.A. Mordecai has been appointed as the first Scientist-in-Residence at FinTech Innovation Lab (The Partnership for NYC)

David K.A. Mordecai has recently been appointed as the first Scientist-in-Residence at FinTech Innovation Lab, an accelerator platform for early […]

Samantha Kappagoda was honored by the Girl Scouts as a STEM Woman of Distinction

Samantha Kappagoda was honored by the Girl Scouts of Greater New York at their 21st Annual Women of Distinction (WOD) […]

David K.A. Mordecai was invited to speak on Opportunities and Challenges in Cybertech

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.,  was invited to join a panel of experts to discuss “Key Issues […]

David K.A. Mordecai was invited to participate on a panel of experts to discuss the application of financial techniques during the financial crisis

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.,  was invited to participate on a panel of experts to discuss the […]

Compass Lexecon affiliate David K.A. Mordecai testified on behalf of Zurich Re in a multibillion dollar asbestos dispute

Compass Lexecon affiliate David K. A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.,  testified on behalf of Zurich Re, a major […]

Compass Lexecon affiliate David K.A. Mordecai advised Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel, PLLC and its client, The Anschutz Corporation, in a multi-million dollar securities dispute

Compass Lexecon affiliate David K.A. Mordecai advised Kellogg, Huber, Hansen, Todd, Evans & Figel, PLLC and its client, The Anschutz […]

Compass Lexecon affiliated expert David K.A. Mordecai advised a consulting firm in the review of the terms, conditions, and disposition of a multi-million dollar portfolio of Variable Universal Life policies

Compass Lexecon affiliated expert David K.A. Mordecai advised a consulting firm in the review of the terms, conditions, and disposition […]

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored TEDx Manhattan 2013: Changing the Way We Eat

Risk Economics sponsored the third annual TEDx Manhattan 2013: Changing the Way we Eat. This one-day TEDx event explored the food […]

Risk Economics sponsored the 2012 IAFE/SunGard Financial Engineer of the Year (FEOY) Award Gala

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored the IAFE/SunGard 2012 Financial Engineer of the Year (FEOY) Award Gala Dinner honoring Robert Litterman. Dr. […]

David K.A. Mordecai presented at the NABE 2012 Annual Conference

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc., presented at the National Association of Business Economists (NABE) 2012 Annual Conference: Bridging […]

David K. A. Mordecai served as a technical advisor to the Unsecured Creditor Committee in the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy proceedings

Compass Lexecon Annual Newsletter Valuation of Structured Notes in Lehman Bankruptcy David K. A. Mordecai served as a technical advisor […]

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored the IAFE/SunGard Financial Engineer of the Year (FEOY) Award Gala

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored the IAFE/SunGard 2011 Financial Engineer of the Year (FEOY) Award Gala Dinner honoring Robert Engle. Professor […]

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored TEDx Manhattan 2012: Changing the Way We Eat

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored the second annual TEDx Manhattan 2012: Changing the Way we Eat. This one-day TEDx event explored the […]

Risk Economics, Inc. presented at a conference sponsored by the Department of Treasury’s Office of Financial Research and Financial Stability Oversight Council

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc., presented at The Macroprudental Toolkit: Measurement and Analysis Conference sponsored by the Department […]

David K.A. Mordecai Presented an Applied Mathematics Seminar at NYU Courant Institute

David K.A. Mordecai presented an Applied Mathematics Seminar at NYU Courant Institute entitled (Not So) Distant Cousins: Some Common Statistical […]

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in NYU-Poly’s Eighth Annual CSAW Competition

David K.A. Mordecai and Samantha Kappagoda participated in judging at NYU-Poly’s Eighth Annual Cyber Security Awareness Week (CSAW) Competition on November 11th, 2011 […]

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the National Academy of Sciences Summit for Managing Extreme Events

David K.A. Mordecai and Samantha Kappagoda, of Risk Economics Inc., participated in The National Academy of Sciences Summit for Managing […]

The RiskEcon® Decision Metrics Lab has been established at New York University’s Courant Institute

The RiskEcon®  Decision Metrics Lab has been established at New York University’s Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, in order to apply […]

Risk Economics presented at the Casualty Actuarial Society Spring 2011 Meeting

During the Session entitled Structural Shocks and Changing Dynamics Related to Emergent Risks, Evolving Health Trends, Demographic Shifts and Labor Markets at […]

Risk Economics presented at a Santa Fe Institute / Fidelity Investments Conference

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, participated in a Conference sponsored jointly by Santa Fe Institute (SFI) and Fidelity Investments […]

Risk Economics presented at Mealey’s / HB Litigation 18th Annual Insurance Insolvency & Reinsurance Roundtable

David K.A. Mordecai and Samantha Kappagoda participated in Mealey’s / HB Litigation 18th Annual Insurance Insolvency & Reinsurance Roundtable, on March […]

Risk Economics announces a name change

Risk Economics Limited is pleased to announce a name change to Risk Economics, Inc., effective immediately. Risk Economics® / RiskEcon® […]

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored TEDx Manhattan 2011: Changing the Way We Eat

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored the first TEDx Manhattan: Changing the Way we Eat 2011. This one-day TEDx event explored the food […]

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in Federal Reserve Day Ahead Conference on Financial Markets and Institutions

Risk Economics Inc, participated in the annual invitation-only event Federal Reserve Day Ahead Conference on Financial Markets and Institutions. David K.A. Mordecai […]

Risk Economics participated in an IAFE Liquidity Risk Committee Event

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the International Association of Financial Engineers (IAFE) Liquidity Risk Committee (LRC) Panel Discussion on Financial Innovation, Complexity, […]

Risk Economics presented at the Reactions Conference on Insurance Risk and Capital Management

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the Reactions Conference: Insurance Risk and Capital Management on September 29-30th, 2010, in New York NY. David Mordecai […]

Arkansas Jury Accepts Testimony by Expert David K.A. Mordecai for Bayer Cropscience

An Arkansas jury accepts testimony by expert David K.A. Mordecai for Bayer Cropscience Compass Lexecon has been involved in the […]

David K.A. Mordecai was interviewed as an Industry Expert by Derivatives Intelligence

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.  was interviewed as an industry expert for the June 24th 2010 issue […]

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in an IAFE Liquidity Risk Committee Event

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the International Organization of Financial Engineers (IAFE) Liquidity Risk Committee Event: Multi-Agent Models and Network […]

Risk Economics participated in ISDA’s 25th Annual General Meeting

David K.A. Mordecai spoke at the The International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA) 25th Annual General Meeting on April 21-23, 2010 in San […]

Risk Economics, Inc. presented at Mealey’s / HB Litigation 17th Annual Insurance Insolvency & Reinsurance Roundtable

David K.A. Mordecai and Samantha Kappagoda participated in Mealey’s / HB Litigation 17th Annual Insurance Insolvency & Reinsurance Roundtable (see […]

David K. A. Mordecai was interviewed as an Industry Expert by Derivatives Week

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.  was interviewed as an industry expert for the March 8th 2010 issue […]

Risk Economics sponsored the IAFE/SunGard 2009 Financial Engineer of the Year Award Gala

Risk Economics, Inc. sponsored the IAFE/SunGard 2009 Financial Engineer of the Year (FEOY) Award Gala Dinner honoring Richard Roll. Professor […]

David K.A. Mordecai presented at Santa Fe Institute’s Systemic Risk Initiative

David K.A. Mordecai presented at Santa Fe Institute’s (SFI) Systemic Risk Initiative. The event explored the role of systemic risk in […]

Risk Economics presented at HB Litigation / Mealey’s 16th Insurance & Reinsurance Roundtable

David K.A. Mordecai presented at HB Litigation /Mealeys 16th Annual Insurance & Reinsurance Roundtable, joining a panel discussion on Regulatory Modernization: The New […]

Risk Economics, Inc. presented at Wharton / Oliver Wyman / Cambridge Conference

David K.A. Mordecai participated in the Conference The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Lessons from the Market Crises. Dr […]

David Mordecai was Interviewed as an Industry Expert by Derivatives Week

David K.A. Mordecai, President of Risk Economics, Inc.  was interviewed as an industry expert for the April 21, 2008 issue […]

Risk Economics, Inc. presented at the Atlanta Fed Financial Markets Conference

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta’s Annual Financial Markets Conference. The 2007 Conference was entitled […]

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in an IAFE Liquidity Risk Committee Event

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the International Organization of Financial Engineers (IAFE) Liquidity Risk Committee Event: Liquidity Risk, Systemic Risk, and […]

Risk Economics participated in a Richmond Fed Conference on Credit Markets

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond 2007 Credit Markets Symposium. David K.A. Mordecai joined a […]

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in IAFE Investor Risk Committee Event

David K.A. Mordecai served as moderator for the International Association of Financial Engineers (IAFE) Liquidity Risk Committee panel discussion on Liquidity Risk […]

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in an IAFE Liquidity Risk Symposium

Risk Economics, Inc. participated in the International Organization of Financial Engineers (IAFE) Liquidity Risk Committee Event: 2005 Liquidity Risk Symposium. […]

Risk Economics, Inc. presented at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York Liquidity Conference

David K.A. Mordecai presented Asset Prices and Liquidity in an Exchange Economy, a Practitioner’s View at the Liquidity Conference sponsored jointly […]

Risk Economics, Inc. presented at GAIM Conference in Lausanne

Risk Economics, Inc. made two presentations at the 10th Annual Global Alternative Investment Management Conference, June 8-10th, 2004 in Lausanne, […]